Akim Aliu, the former NHL champion who accuses Bill Peters of being a catalyst for the resignation of former Calgary Flames coach, met with the NHL on Tuesday to discuss the situation after his offer, Frank Seravalli said.
According to TSN’s Matthew Scianitti, the meeting went well for Aliu’s party.
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“I want to thank everyone for their support, it obviously means a lot to me,” Alugia said via Twitter to Scianitti on Tuesday. “It’s been a difficult week but we had some great conversations with Gary (Bettman) and Bill (Daly). They couldn’t be polite and (more) receptive to the message we’re trying to bring. Big change coming. It’s late and I’m excited. I see it reaching the heart. “
The exact agenda of the meetings is not public information, but securing an audience with the NHL commissioner and the league’s chief legal advisor to discuss the matter is a step in the right direction in combating verbal abuse in his biggest league. hockey.